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Business 2018 POSTGRADUATE
2018 POSTGRADUATE
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Business 2018 POSTGRADUATE
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career, our postgraduate business programs                                                                                         of Commerce degrees were recently re-accredited by the European Foundation for
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are designed to extend the creative, analytical,
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                                         10 Accounting and financial planning
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at Deakin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           is undergoing significant change.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      With an outstanding/extensive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  track record of providing financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        planning education for over a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    quarter of a century, Deakin is at
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Start Anytime is an exciting step in our commitment to offer you the             We offer a variety of international study opportunities to bring
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It allows you to fast-track a unit and complete it in as little as four weeks,
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deakin.edu.au/business/studyareas-start-anytime.                                 you to fast-track your degree with group and industry networking                                                                                                                  in the coalface and helped clients
                                                                                 opportunities, as well as experiential units such as Audacious
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                                                                                 insight into your own leadership style. For more information, visit
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                                                                                                                                                                                                               Course duration                  Trimester intake            2018 domestic full fee       2018 international
                                                                                                                                                                                                Campus                                                                                                                             IELTS~
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in years#                         options^                       (8 CP)*                      fee*
Coursework degrees
Accounting and financial planning
Master of Accounting and International Finance | M794
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in a related discipline with a minimum WAM of 60; or a bachelor’s degree in                      C       B         1.5–2                             T1, T2, T3                     $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
any discipline with a minimum WAM of 60 plus three years relevant work experience; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) (with a minimum overall average of
60 in the discipline units) plus three years relevant work experience.

Master of Accounting and Law | M749
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) plus                       C       B         1.5–2                             T1, T2, T3                     $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
three years relevant work experience.

Graduate Diploma of Accounting and Law | M649
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) plus                       C       B            1                              T1, T2, T3                     $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
three years relevant work experience.

Graduate Certificate of Accounting and Law | M549
                                                                                                                                                                                                 C       B           0.5                             T1, T2, T3                    $13,9002                   $17,800               6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).

Master of Financial Planning | M770
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                         C       B         1.5–2                             T1, T2, T31                    $30,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.

Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning | M640
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time                    C       B 3          1                              T1, T2, T34                    $30,400                   $35,600               6.5/6
equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).

Graduate Certificate of Financial Planning | M540
                                                                                                                                                                                                 C       B         0.5 PT                              T1, T2                      $15,2002                   $17,800               6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).

Master of International Accounting | M780
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline and a minimum WAM of 65; or successful completion of MQP≠                             C       B         1.5–2                               T1, T3                       $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
(or MQP Extended) (with a minimum overall average of 70, and a minimum score of 65 in each discipline based unit).

Master of Professional Accounting | M720
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in a related discipline, with a minimum WAM of 60; or a bachelor’s degree in                     C       B           1.5                             T1, T2, T3                     $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
any discipline with a minimum WAM of 60 plus three years relevant work experience; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) (with a minimum overall average of
60 in the discipline units), plus three years relevant work experience.

Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting | M696
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in a related discipline, with a minimum WAM of 60; or a bachelor’s degree in                     C       B            1                              T1, T2, T3                     $27,800                   $35,600               6.5/6
any discipline with a minimum WAM of 60 plus three years relevant work experience; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) (with a minimum overall average of
60 in the discipline units), plus three years relevant work experience.

Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting | M506
                                                                                                                                                                                                 C       B           0.5                             T1, T2, T3                    $13,9002                   $17,800               6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).

Master of Professional Practice (Financial Planning) | M759
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline and be compliant with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) Regulatory Guide 146
Licensing: Training of financial product advisers and have at least five years of relevant professional experience§ or Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Financial Planning).
                                                                                                                                                                                                     C            2–2.5 PT                           T1, T2, T3                    $15,400 ◊                      π                 6.5/6
§	Professional experience in providing financial product advice to retail clients, at appropriate depth and breadth, across the majority of ASIC’s list of skill and knowledge requirements.

Graduate Diploma of Professional Practice (Financial Planning) | M659
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Compliance with the ASIC Regulatory Guide 146 Licensing, and five years of relevant professional experience. 146 Licensing: Training of financial                            C             1.5 PT                            T1, T2, T3                     $7700†                        π                 6.5/6
product advisors.

Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Financial Planning) | M559
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Compliance with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) Regulatory Guide 146 Licensing: Training of financial product advisers
and have at least five years of relevant professional experience§.                                                                                                                                   C            1–1.5 PT                           T1, T2, T3                     $7700∂                        π                 6.5/6
§	Professional experience in providing financial product advice to retail clients, at appropriate depth and breadth, across the majority of ASIC’s list of skill and knowledge
   requirements.

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What can I study?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Warrnambool Campus     WB

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Course duration   Trimester intake   2018 domestic full fee      2018 international
                                                                                                                                                                                       Campus                                                                                                       IELTS~
                                                                                                                                                                                                         in years#          options^              (8 CP)*                     fee*
Coursework degrees
Business and leadership
Master of Business Administration | M701
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline and three years relevant work experience; or successful completion of a MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) and three                  C       B           1.5            T1, T2, T3             $33,720                   $38,800                 6.5/6
years relevant work experience; or a graduate certificate in a related discipline and five years relevant work experience; or a graduate diploma equivalent (professional pathways).
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration | M601
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline and three years relevant work experience; or successful completion of a MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) and three                  C       B           1             T1, T2, T36             $33,720                   $38,800                 6.5/6
years relevant work experience; or a graduate certificate in a related discipline and five years relevant work experience.
Graduate Certificate of Business Administration | M501
                                                                                                                                                                                        C       B           0.5           T1, T2, T36            $16,8602                   $19,400                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline and three years relevant work experience; or five years of relevant work experience.
Master of Business Administration (International) | M751
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline, with a minimum WAM of 65; or for international applicants,                  C       B           2              T1, T2, T3             $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
successful completion of a Masters Qualifying Program (or MQP Extended), with a minimum overall average of 65 in the discipline units.
Master of Commerce | M755
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                C       B         1.5–2            T1, T2, T3             $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
Graduate Diploma of Commerce | M616
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time           C       B           1              T1, T2, T3             $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
Graduate Certificate of Commerce | M516
                                                                                                                                                                                        C       B           0.5           T1, T26, T3            $13,9002                   $17,800                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).
Graduate Certificate of Corporate Management | M507
                                                                                                                                                                                        C       B           0.5           T1, T26, T3            $13,4002                   $17,300                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).
Master of Professional Practice (Leadership) | M797
                                                                                                                                                                                            C             2–2.5            T1, T2, T3            $13,500◊                  $13,500◊                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree and at least five years relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent); or Associated Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice.

Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Leadership) | M597
                                                                                                                                                                                            C             1–1.5            T1, T2, T3             $6750∂                    $6750∂                  6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: At least five years relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).

Business analytics and information systems
Master of Business Analytics | M761
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                C       B         1.5–2            T1, T2, T3             $26,400                   $31,600                 6.5/6
evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics | M661
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time           C       B           1             T1, T2, T36             $26,400                   $31,600                 6.5/6
equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
Master of Information Systems | M722
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                C       B         1.5–2            T1, T2, T3             $26,400                   $31,600                 6.5/6
evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
Graduate Diploma of Information Systems | M622
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time           C       B           1             T1, T26, T36            $26,400                   $31,600                 6.5/6
equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
Graduate Certificate of Information Systems | M522
                                                                                                                                                                                        C       B 3        1 PT              T1, T2              $13,2002                   $15,800                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).
Finance
Master of International Finance | M750
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                C       B         1.5–27          T1, T28, T38            $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
Graduate Diploma of International Finance | M630
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time           C       B           1             T1, T26, T36            $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
Graduate Certificate of International Finance | M530
                                                                                                                                                                                        C       B           0.5           T1, T26, T36           $13,9002                   $17,800                 6.5/6
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).

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What can I study?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Warrnambool Campus     WB

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Course duration                Trimester intake    2018 domestic full fee      2018 international
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Campus                                                                                                                                  IELTS~
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in years#                       options^               (8 CP)*                     fee*
 Coursework degrees
 Specialist business courses
 Master of Business (Arts and Cultural Management) | M785
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                                    C                         1–2                           T1, T2               $26,800                   $34,600                 6.5/6
 evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
 Graduate Diploma of Business (Arts and Cultural Management) | M665
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time                               C                          1                            T1, T2               $26,800                   $34,600                 6.5/6
 equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
 Graduate Certificate of Business (Arts and Cultural Management) | M519
                                                                                                                                                                                                             C                         1 PT                          T1, T2              $13,4002                   $17,300                 6.5/6
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent).
 Master of Business (Sport Management) | M748
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                                C       B                    1.5–2                        T1, T2, T31            $27,800                   $35,600                 6.5/6
 evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
 Graduate Certificate of Business (Sport Management) | M518
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience§ (or part-time equivalent).                                                          C       B 3                   1 PT                          T1, T2              $13,9002                   $17,800                 6.5/6
 § Relevant professional experience that demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of sport management or related fields.
 Master of Human Resource Management | M782
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a higher AQF level in a related discipline; or a bachelor’s degree, major or other qualification at a
 higher AQF level in any discipline plus three years relevant work experience§; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended) plus three years relevant work experience§;                               C                         3 PT                        T1, T2, T31            $26,800                   $34,600                 6.5/6
 or other evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
 §	Relevant work experience must be at a managerial level in the human resource management field.
 Graduate Certificate of Human Resource Management | M515
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience§ (or part-time equivalent).                                                              C                         1 PT                          T1, T2              $13,4002                   $17,300                 6.5/6
 §	Relevant work experience must be at a managerial level in the human resource management field.
 Master of Marketing | M788
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline; or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended); or other                                C       B                     1–2                         T1, T2, T3             $26,800                   $34,600                 6.5/6
 evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.
 Graduate Diploma of Marketing | M628
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or a graduate certificate in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience (or part-time                           C       B                      1                         T1, T26, T36 ø          $27,000                   $34,600                 6.5/6
 equivalent); or successful completion of MQP≠ (or MQP Extended).
 Graduate Certificate of Marketing | M528
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline; or at least three years of relevant work experience§ (or part-time equivalent).                                                          C       B                     0.5                        T1, T26, T36 ø         $13,4002                   $17,300                 6.5/6
 § Business experience in either a marketing role or in a marketing related field (advertising, sales, market research).
 Graduate Diploma of Property | M633
                                                                                                                                                                                                             C                          1                            T1, T2               $31,000                   $35,600                 6.5/6
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in a different discipline; or three years relevant work experience.
 Graduate Certificate of Property | M511 9 √
                                                                                                                                                                                                             C                         1 PT                          T1, T2               $31,000                   $35,600                 6.5/6
 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in a different discipline; or three years relevant work experience.

Information correct at July 2017. Deakin University reserves the right to alter, amend or      #	Course lengths may vary in response to requirements within the Australian             2 Fee depicts 4 credit points.
delete course offerings and other information listed.                                             Qualifications Framework. Applicants should refer to the handbook for the latest      3 Melbourne Burwood Campus is not available to international students.
                                                                                                  information, deakin.edu.au/handbook.                                                  4 International students cannot take full-time study in Trimester 3.
*	A unit or subject is usually 1 credit point (CP). Fees quoted are based on an annual
                                                                                               ~	IELTS is the International English Language Testing System. The IELTS scores in the   6 This intake is only available at the Cloud Campus for international students.
   full-time study load (8 CP/1 FT), regardless of your unit selection. If the course
                                                                                                  table above reflect the minimum overall score required as well as the lowest score    7 This course is two years duration for international students.
   duration is more than 1 year full-time study (1 FT), the annual fee does not represent
                                                                                                  allowed for any band (overall score/lowest band score).                               8	International students commencing in this trimester may have a limited number
   the full cost of the course, it represents the cost of 1 year full-time study (8 CP) in
                                                                                               ≠ For international applicants only.                                                        of specialisations available.
   2018. Fee-Paying Place (FPP): 2018 annual course fees for FPPs are shown in the
                                                                                               √ This course is not available to international students.                                9	Completion of a major sequence in property or real estate will classify the
   2018 fee (8 CP) column. Fees displayed should be used as a guide only and are
                                                                                               ø Full-time study is not available in Trimester 3.                                          degree as the same discipline.
   subject to change. International fees are based on 8 CP in one year of full-time study,
                                                                                               π Please visit deakin.edu.au/fees for international fee information.
   unless otherwise indicated. Please visit deakin.edu.au/fees for the most up-to-date         ◊ Plus $4950 for Professional Practice Credentials.                                      PT = Part time
   information.                                                                                † Plus $2970 for Professional Practice Credentials.
^	Most courses start in Trimester 1 (March to June). This column indicates whether            ∂ Plus $1980 for Professional Practice Credentials.                                                                           Melbourne Burwood Campus
   you have the option of commencing your studies in Trimester 2 (July to October)             1 Core units of study are not available in Trimester 3.
   or Trimester 3 (November to February). Not all units are offered in every trimester.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Deakin code M701                   Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Course duration in years 3       Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Trimester  T        Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Warrnambool Campus     WB

financial planning
Master of Accounting and International Finance                              Master of Accounting and Law                           M749      C   B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3   Master of Business Administration                                                              Course structure
M794      C   B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3                                                                                                                                      M701    C   B   1.5 T1, T2, T3                                                                 Eight core units and four elective units totalling 12 credit points.
                                                                            Deakin’s Master of Accounting and Law is designed for non‐law
Through its unique combination of accounting and finance specialisations,   and non‑accounting graduates, and those who need specialist legal                           Deakin’s world-class MBA allows you to specialise in accounting while
this degree provides you with a solid skill set that can lead to a range    knowledge in their roles (regulatory, compliance or risk management
                                                                            positions), wishing to combine this knowledge with an advanced
                                                                                                                                                                        delivering integrated, in-depth business knowledge. If you’re a business                           8        +         4          =       12
of careers, including financial accounting, auditing, taxation, forensic                                                                                                or management professional with at least three years work experience,
accounting, client account management, security analysis and                accounting qualification.                                                                   this degree gives you the opportunity to invest seriously in your career                       Core units       Elective units       Credit points
stockbroking. It’s designed to meet the needs of employers while allowing   The course provides the required knowledge for professional accounting                      development, creating strong networks and expanding your business
you to work towards membership of professional bodies in accounting         practice and gives law students the opportunity to gain accounting                          expertise. By choosing appropriate units within the MBA you may also                           Core units
and finance including Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA) Australia,     expertise to enhance their career outside the legal profession.                             satisfy the professional recognition requirements of the Institute of                          Business Fundamentals and Context
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and the                                                                                                         Certified Management Accountants (ICMA).                                                       Accounting and Analysis for Managers
                                                                            Graduates will have gained knowledge in accounting and business law,
Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Business Process Management
                                                                            which is critical for today’s complex regulatory environment, post–global                   Specialisations (optional)                                                                     Economics for Managers
Course structure                                                            financial crisis.                                                                           •   Accounting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Running the Organisation: Decision Making
12 core units and four elective units totalling 16 credit points.                                                                                                       •   Arts and cultural management
                                                                            Pathways                                                                                                                                                                                   Finance
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Business analytics                                                                         Marketing Management
                                                                            • Graduate Certificate of Accounting and Law             0.5
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Business consulting
     12        +         4           =       16                             • Graduate Diploma of Accounting and Law 1
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Corporate governance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       People Management

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Strategy and Value Creation
                                                                            Course structure                                                                            •   eBusiness and supply chain management
Core units         Elective units        Credit points                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Principles of Leadership
                                                                            15 core units and one elective unit totalling 16 credit points.                             •   Environmental sustainability
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Strategy Capstone
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Finance
Core units                                                                                                                                                              •   Financial planning                                                                         Accounting specialisation
Accounting 1, 2
Accounting for Management 1, 2, 4
                                                                               15        +         1         =       16                                                 •
                                                                                                                                                                        •
                                                                                                                                                                            Health and human services management
                                                                                                                                                                            Human resource management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Accounting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Plus 3 credit points of units from:
Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice 1, 2
                                                                            Core units       Elective unit       Credit points                                          •   Innovation                                                                                 Accounting for Management
Analytical Methods
Applied Corporate Finance                                                                                                                                               •   International and community development                                                    Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice
                                                                            Core units                                                                                  •   International trade and business                                                           Financial Accounting
Economics for Managers 1, 2
                                                                            Three-day Orientation Program (Australian Legal System and Methods) #                       •   Leadership                                                                                 Governance and Fraud
Finance 1, 2, 4
Financial Accounting 1, 2                                                   Plus                                                                                        •   Marketing                                                                                  Financial planning specialisation
Governance and Fraud                                                        Accounting 1, 2                                                                             •   Project management                                                                         Financial Planning Fundamentals
Financial Markets                                                           Accounting for Management 1, 2, 4                                                           •   Property and real estate                                                                   Superannuation and Retirement Planning
International Finance                                                       Accounting and Legal Research Methods                                                       •   Public management                                                                          Plus 2 credit points of units from:
Investments and Portfolio Management                                        Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice 1, 2
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Retail management                                                                          Estate Planning Strategies
                                                                            Business Process Management* 1, 2
Elective units                                                                                                                                                          •   Strategy and planning                                                                      Financial Markets
                                                                            Business Taxation Law and Policy
For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/                                                                                                                                                                                                         Financial Planning Development
                                                                            Commercial and Corporations Law 1, 2, 4                                                     Pathways
master-accounting-and-international-finance.                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Investments and Portfolio Management
                                                                            Corporate Auditing 2, 3, 4
                                                                                                                                                                        • Graduate Certificate of Business Administration              0.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Managing Client Relationships
                                                                            Economics for Managers 1, 2
Exit options                                                                Finance 1, 2, 4
                                                                                                                                                                        • Graduate Diploma of Business Administration 1                                                Principles of Income Tax Law
•   Graduate Certificate of International Finance 0.5                       Financial Accounting 1, 2
•   Graduate Diploma of International Finance 1                             Financial Services Regulation
•   Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting              0.5
                                                                            Principles of Income Tax Law
•   Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting 1                           Superannuation Law and Policy
                                                                            Venture Law Clinic

                                                                            Elective units
                                                                            For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                            master-accounting-and-law.
                                                                            * Business Process Management is also offered as a Start Anytime unit.
                                                                            #	Orientation program is compulsory for all students. The program will be
                                                                               recorded for Cloud students only. Campus-based students must attend.                     Notes
                                                                                                                                                                        1 Required by CPA Australia for Associate (foundation level) Membership.
                                                                                                                                                                        2 	Required by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand for entry to the CA Program.
                                                                                                                                                                        3 	For candidates who have completed an accredited degree in Australia, this unit may be taken as part of the CPA program. Other students must complete the unit before becoming
                                                                                                                                                                            an Associate Member of CPA Australia.
                                                                                                                                                                        4 	For candidates who would like to obtain exemptions to the ACCA program. Students should carefully note the trimesters when units are offered to ensure that all required units can
                                                                                                                                                                            be completed in the appropriate time frame. Students who wish to enter the CA or CPA programs or exemptions to the ACCA program are advised that it is their responsibility to
                                                                                                                                                                            ensure that they take the appropriate units required for entry. Students who have completed prior undergraduate or graduate units in accounting or other core knowledge areas
                                                                                                                                                                            are advised to have their qualifications assessed by their preferred professional organisation to ensure they complete the correct units. Please note: The eligibility of students for
                                                                                                                                                                            membership of the accrediting body is subject to meeting the requirements of that body and that Deakin makes no representations that individuals will meet those requirements.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Deakin code M701                  Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Course duration in years 3      Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Trimester  T       Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Warrnambool Campus     WB

financial planning
Master of Commerce               M755   C     B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3                   Course structure                                                                Master of Financial Planning                          M770        C   B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3 *   Master of International Accounting
                                                                                     Eight core units, four specialisation units and four elective units totalling                                                                                                  M780    C    B   1.5–2 T1, T3
This program delivers a solid cross-section of business disciplines                                                                                                  Approved by the Financial Planning Education Council, this course
                                                                                     16 credit points.
that allows you to complete a specialisation in accounting rather                                                                                                    is specifically designed to meet the education needs of the financial                          With a strong accounting focus, this program is specifically designed
than undertaking a targeted accounting degree. It enables you to                                                                                                     planning industry. The course is aimed at those aspiring to join the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to meet the requirements for the globally recognised Association of
develop your existing business and accounting skills or transition into
a business career. By choosing appropriate units you may also satisfy
                                                                                         8        +         4          +        4           =       16
                                                                                                                                                                     financial planning profession, as well as those currently employed in the
                                                                                                                                                                     industry seeking to upgrade their qualifications. Whether you’re already
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification. Students are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    offered the opportunity to sit the ACCA examinations simultaneously
the professional requirements of CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants                                                                                                working in the finance sector or moving into it, this degree will build your
                                                                                     Core units       Specialisation       Elective units       Credit points                                                                                                       to completing their degree, with successful students exempt from the
Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), Institute of Certified Management                                                                                                 professional financial planning skills and ensure you have comprehensive
                                                                                                          units                                                                                                                                                     nine ‘fundamental’ level ACCA papers. The course also offers intensive
Accountants (ICMA).                                                                                                                                                  ethical and compliance competencies. Successful completion of the course
                                                                                                                                                                     provides eligibility for entry into the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER®                           masterclasses over one week for each of the ACCA units, which are
                                                                                     Core units
                                                                                                                                                                     Certification program offered by the Financial Planning Association of                         designed to help you succeed in ACCA’s examinations. By selecting
Specialisations                                                                      Accounting
                                                                                     Business Process Management ^                                                   Australia, as well as entry into the Fellow Chartered Financial Practitioner                   appropriate elective units, you also have the flexibility to join other
•    Accounting
                                                                                     Business Communication for Managers                                             (FChFP) designation offered by the Association of Financial Advisers.                          Australasian and international professional accounting bodies.
•    Arts and cultural management
                                                                                     Building Success in Commerce                                                    Graduates may also be eligible to receive advanced standing into both of
•    Business analytics                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Course structure
                                                                                     Finance                                                                         these certification programs.
•    eBusiness and social media strategies                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12 core units and four elective units totalling 16 credit points.
                                                                                     Economics for Managers
•    Finance                                                                                                                                                         Pathways
                                                                                     Plus 2 credit points from:
•    Financial planning                                                                                                                                              • Graduate Certificate of Financial Planning                  π

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 +                     =
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             0.5
                                                                                     Governance and Fraud
•    Information systems
                                                                                     Critical Thinking for Managers                                                  • Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning 1                                                        12                   4                    16
•    International trade and business                                                Ethics for Managers
•    Marketing                                                                       Foundation Skills in Data Analysis ^                                            Course structure                                                                               Core units        Elective units       Credit points
•    Project management                                                              Sustainable Environmental Marketing                                             10 core units and six elective units totalling 16 credit points.
•    Public sector studies                                                           which may also include one unit from:                                                                                                                                          Core units
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Accounting for Management 1, 2, 4
Pathways
                                                                                     Integrated Reporting and Value Creation
                                                                                     Business Practicum                                                                 10        +        6           =       16                                                   Accounting Theory 1, 2, 4
• Graduate Certificate of Commerce      0.5
                                                                                     Team Internship
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Business Process Analysis 1, 2, 5
• Graduate Diploma of Commerce 1                                                                                                                                     Core units       Elective units       Credit points                                            Commercial and Corporations Law 1, 2, 4
                                                                                     Work Based Learning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Corporate Auditing 2, 3, 4
                                                                                     ^ Start Anytime unit. See page 2 for information.
                                                                                                                                                                     Core units                                                                                     Corporate Reporting 5
                                                                                                                                                                     Commercial and Corporations Law                                                                Finance 1, 2, 4
                                                                                     Accounting specialisation
                                                                                     Accounting for Management                                                       Estate Planning Strategies                                                                     Financial Accounting and Reporting 1, 2, 4
                                                                                     Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice                                     Financial Markets                                                                              Governance, Risk and Ethics 5
                                                                                                                                                                     Financial Planning Development                                                                 Introductory Accounting 1, 2, 4
                                                                                     Corporate Auditing
                                                                                                                                                                     Financial Planning Fundamentals                                                                Professional Research and Analysis
                                                                                     Financial Accounting
                                                                                                                                                                     Investments and Portfolio Management                                                           Principles of Income Tax Law 2, 3, 4
                                                                                     Financial planning specialisation                                               Managing Client Relationships
                                                                                     Select 4 credit points of units from:
                                                                                                                                                                     Principles of Income Tax Law                                                                   Elective units
                                                                                                                                                                     Principles of Risk Management and Insurance                                                    For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                     Superannuation and Retirement Planning
                                                                                                                                                                     Superannuation and Retirement Planning                                                         master-international-accounting.
                                                                                     Financial Planning Development
                                                                                     Managing Client Relationships                                                   Elective units                                                                                 Exit options
                                                                                     Estate Planning Strategies                                                      For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Graduate Certificate of International Accounting               0.5
                                                                                     Financial Planning Fundamentals                                                 master-financial-planning.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Graduate Diploma of International Accounting 1
                                                                                     Financial Markets                                                               * Core units of study are not available in Trimester 3.
                                                                                     Investments and Portfolio Management                                            π Full-time study, Trimester 1 only, for domestic students only.
                                                                                     Principles of Income Tax Law

                                                                                     Elective units
                                                                                     For information on specialisation and elective units,
                                                                                     visit deakin.edu.au/course/master-commerce.

                                                                                                                                                                     Notes
                                                                                                                                                                     1 Required by CPA Australia for Associate (foundation level) Membership.
                                                                                                                                                                     2 	Required by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand for entry to the CA Program.
                                                               Pathway to accreditation for financial planners                                                       3 	For candidates who have completed an accredited degree in Australia, this unit may be taken as part of the CPA program. Other students must complete the unit before becoming
                                                                                                                                                                         an Associate Member of CPA Australia.
                                                                                                                                                                     4 	For candidates who would like to obtain exemptions to the ACCA program. Students should carefully note the trimesters when units are offered to ensure that all required units can
                                                                                                                                                                         be completed in the appropriate time frame. Students who wish to enter the CA or CPA programs or exemptions to the ACCA program are advised that it is their responsibility to
                                                               Start your pathway to accreditation with Deakin Business School’s                                         ensure that they take the appropriate units required for entry. Students who have completed prior undergraduate or graduate units in accounting or other core knowledge areas
                                                               range of financial planning postgraduate courses. Experienced                                             are advised to have their qualifications assessed by their preferred professional organisation to ensure they complete the correct units. Please note: The eligibility of students for
                                                                                                                                                                         membership of the accrediting body is subject to meeting the requirements of that body and that Deakin makes no representations that individuals will meet those requirements.
                                                               practitioners, who may lack formal tertiary qualifications, can use                                   5	Unit covering required content to prepare students for the equivalent ACCA Professional level program exam. Students who wish to obtain membership of CPA Australia, CAANZ,
                                                               their professional working experience for entry into our courses.                                         IPA or ACCA, or obtain any applicable exemptions, are advised that it is their responsibility to ensure that they take the appropriate units required. Please note: The eligibility of
                                                                                                                                                                         students for membership of any of the accounting accrediting bodies is subject to meeting the requirements of that body and that Deakin makes no representations that individuals
                                                                                                                                                                         will meet those requirements.

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Accounting and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Deakin code M701                 Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Course duration in years 3     Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Trimester  T      Geelong Waterfront Campus   WF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus    WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Warrnambool Campus     WB

financial planning
Master of Professional Accounting                                                           Master of Professional Practice                                                      Related course
M720     C   B   1.5 T1, T2, T3                                                             (Financial Planning) M759 C 2–2.5 PT T1, T2, T3
Deakin’s MPA program is open to graduates from both accounting and                          This course is designed for those experienced financial planning
                                                                                                                                                                                 Master of Information Systems
non-accounting backgrounds. You’ll be given the opportunity to become                       professionals seeking to progress their career through a professionally              Accounting specialisation
associate members of CPA Australia or to enter the Chartered Accountants                    recognised postgraduate qualification. The course will suit financial
                                                                                                                                                                                 For course overview and information on core units go to
Australia and New Zealand to undertake the CA program.                                      planners with significant professional experience within the industry who
                                                                                                                                                                                 page 20, and for information on specialisation elective units
                                                                                            seek recognition for their prior learning, skills, demonstrated expertise
The accounting profession has recently seen a fundamental shift from                                                                                                             visit deakin.edu.au/course/master-information-systems.
                                                                                            and experience. Through a combination of DeakinDigital credentialling
a role that was seen as providing financial information and number
                                                                                            and course units, you’re able to gain a postgraduate qualification sooner
crunching towards a wide-ranging advisory role.
                                                                                            and at a significantly reduced cost.
Pathways
                                                                                            Pathways
• Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting 1                                                                                                                                                                                                  The Cloud Campus allows you to study in
                                                                                            • Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Financial Planning) 1–1.5 PT
• Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting                0.5                                                                                                                                                                             your own time and in any location.
                                                                                            • Graduate Diploma of Professional Practice (Financial Planning) 1.5 PT
Course structure
                                                                                            Course structure
Eight core units and four elective units totalling 12 credit points.
                                                                                            Core units
                                                                                            Financial Planning Development
     8        +         4          =       12                                               Professional Research and Analysis

                                                                                            Research unit
Core units        Elective units       Credit points                                        Research Project 2 (2 credit points)
                                                                                            PT = Part time
Core units
Accounting 1,2
Accounting for Management 1,2,4
Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice 1,2                                                  Credentials
Commercial and Corporations Law 1,2,4                                                            Students must complete 10 Professional Practice credentials. Successful
                                                                                                 attainment of Professional Practice credentials is based on evidence provided
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ‘I loved the subject choices that were
Finance 1,2,4
Financial Accounting 1,2                                                                         from professional practice, hence recognition through authentic learning                                                                         directly relevant to work I was doing – or
                                                                                                 experiences. All professional practice credentials are linked to the Deakin
Governance and Fraud
Professional Research and Analysis
                                                                                                 Graduate Learning Outcomes and will be assessed within the context of the                                                                        work I wanted to do more of. Most of the
                                                                                                 financial planning discipline. The credentials may be attempted separately or
Elective units                                                                                   simultaneously and are assessed by an assessment panel that includes both                                                                        subjects included a practical assessment
                                                                                                 academic and industry representatives.
For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
master-professional-accounting.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  component, which enabled me to directly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  apply my learning to a real-world business
                                                                                                 Pathway to accreditation for financial planners                                                                                                  problem being faced by my workplace.’

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Jennifer Cheffers
                                                                                                 Start your pathway to accreditation with Deakin Business School’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Master of Health Resource Management graduate
                                                                                                 range of financial planning postgraduate courses. Experienced
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Director, National Work Health & Safety,
                                                                                                 practitioners, who may lack formal tertiary qualifications, can use
                                                                                                 their professional working experience for entry into our courses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Australian Bureau of Statistics

Notes
1 Required by CPA Australia for Associate (foundation level) Membership.
2 Required by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand for entry to the CA Program.
3 	For candidates who have completed an accredited degree in Australia, this unit may be taken as part of the CPA program.
    Other students must complete the unit before becoming an Associate Member of CPA Australia.
4 For candidates who would like to obtain exemptions to the ACCA program.

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                                                                                                                      Deakin code M701
                                                                                                           Course duration in years 3
                                                                                                                                                        Cloud Campus
                                                                                                                                           Melbourne Burwood Campus
                                                                                                                                                                        C
                                                                                                                                                                        B
                                                                                                                                                                             ‘The Deakin MBAI has provided me with a strong
                                                                                                                         Trimester  T       Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                                                                                          Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
                                                                                                                                                                        WF
                                                                                                                                                                        WP
                                                                                                                                                                              foundation and framework on which I am comfortable
                                                                                                                                                 Warrnambool Campus     WB
                                                                                                                                                                              to build a sustainable career. I have excelled in my

leadership                                                                                                                                                                    confidence at work and consider multiple aspects of
                                                                                                                                                                              the business when undertaking projects and being
                                                                                                                                                                              involved in major business decisions.’

                                                                                                                                                                             Anita Noller
Master of Business Administration                                               Pathways                                                                                     Master of Business Administration (International) graduate
M701   C   B   1.5 T1, T2, T3                                                   • Graduate Certificate of Business Administration              0.5                           Strategic Marketing Manager, Bank of Melbourne
                                                                                • Graduate Diploma of Business Administration 1
The Deakin MBA gives you the opportunity to boost your career
development, creating strong networks and expanding your business               Course structure
expertise. It is designed for managers with at least three years                Eight core units and four elective units totalling 12 credit points.
management or professional work experience. Ranked in the world’s
top 20 online MBAs by QS and number one online MBA in Australia,
the Deakin MBA offers flexible learning options and excellent career               8         +        4           =       12
outcomes.
                                                                                Core units       Elective units       Credit points
Integrated into the MBA program is a range of management
specialisations that provide you with the specific knowledge and skills
                                                                                Core units
to match your personal ambitions and career expectations.
                                                                                Business Fundamentals and Context
Specialisations (optional)                                                      Accounting and Analysis for Managers
                                                                                Business Process Management
•   Accounting
                                                                                Economics for Managers
•   Arts and cultural management
•   Business analytics                                                          Running the Organisation: Decision Making
•   Business consulting                                                         Finance
•   Corporate governance                                                        Marketing Management
•   eBusiness and supply chain management                                       People Management

•   Environmental sustainability                                                Strategy and Value Creation
•   Finance                                                                     Principles of Leadership
•   Financial planning                                                          Strategy Capstone
•   Health and human services management
                                                                                Elective units
•   Human resource management                                                   For information on specialisations and elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
•   Innovation                                                                  master-business-administration.
•   International and community development
•   International trade and business
                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Business Administration                                           Course structure
                                                                                                                                                                             (International) M751 C B 2 T1, T2, T3                                       12 core units and four elective units totalling 16 credit points.
•   Leadership
•   Marketing                                                                                                                                                                Are you just starting out in your career? The MBA (International)
•
•
    Project management
    Property and real estate
                                                                                                                                                                             focuses on developing your management skills and provides you                  12        +        4           =       16
                                                                                                                                                                             with a solid business background to gain professional management
•   Public management                                                                                                                                                        experience. It teaches business administration and strategy and helps       Core units       Elective units       Credit points
•   Retail management                                                                                                                                                        develop your practical business skills.
•   Strategy and planning                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Core units
                                                                                                                                                                             You will study a broad range of topics relating to all aspects of
                                                                       Tailor your MBA to your career aspirations                                                            organisational management and the development of creative,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Business Communication for Managers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Business Process Management^
                                                                                                                                                                             analytical and interpersonal capabilities crucial to business leadership.   Business Strategy and Analysis
                                                                       Our teaching staff are experts in integrating theory into professional practice                                                                                                   Critical Thinking for Managers
                                                                                                                                                                             Specialisations (optional)                                                  Economics for Managers
                                                                       and in developing coursework that is current and relevant to today's workplace.
                                                                                                                                                                             •   Business consulting                                                     Ethics for Managers
                                                                       Some of our specialisations include:
                                                                                                                                                                             •   eBusiness and supply chain management                                   Financial Interpretation
                                                                       Business analytics                                                                                    •   Finance                                                                 Foundation Skills in Data Analysis
                                                                                                                                                                             •   Human resource management                                               International Banking and Finance
                                                                       Grow your skills and knowledge to build predictive models and use data mining                                                                                                     International Business Management #
                                                                                                                                                                             •   International business
                                                                       tools with ‘Big Data’. Learn to deliver the right information to the right people.                                                                                                Marketing Management #
                                                                                                                                                                             •   Marketing
                                                                                                                                                                             •   Project management                                                      Plus one of:
                                                                       eBusiness and supply chain management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Business Internship Experience
                                                                       Learn practical skills to formulate, implement and evaluate eBusiness strategies                      •   Research
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Business Practicum
                                                                       by understanding how organisations generate and deliver business operations.                          •   Retail management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Team Internship
                                                                                                                                                                             •   Social media and mobile strategies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Work Based Learning
                                                                       Innovation
                                                                       Learn the tools to translate ideas into commercial advantage through                                                                                                              Elective units
                                                                       management strategies, project management, enabling technologies, change                                                                                                          For information on specialisations and elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         international-master-business-administration.
                                                                       management, management consulting and the processes of entrepreneurship.
                                                                       Become a leader of change.                                                                                                                                                        # This unit is also available as a study tour.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ^ Start Anytime unit. See page 2 for information.

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                                                                                                                  Deakin code M701                       Cloud Campus    C
                                                                                                       Course duration in years 3           Melbourne Burwood Campus     B
                                                                                                                     Trimester  T            Geelong Waterfront Campus
                                                                                                                                           Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
                                                                                                                                                                         WF
                                                                                                                                                                         WP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ‘I think to be an entrepreneur you’ve got to
                                                                                                                                                  Warrnambool Campus     WB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    believe in yourself and your own abilities ...

leadership                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          you’ve got to be able to change quickly too.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The global landscape that we operate in now
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 is very different to what it was five years ago.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      I really think, if you have a passion, follow
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    it, because you work for a long time and it’s
Master of Commerce                M755   C     B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3          Course structure
                                                                             Eight core units, four specialisation units and four elective units totalling                                                                                                           a big part of your life. If you want to get up
This course is designed for those looking for their first qualification in
business.
                                                                             16 credit points.                                                                                                                                                                       every day with a smile, then you should be
Deakin’s Master of Commerce is a discipline-based coursework degree                                                                                                                                                                                                    doing something that you love and you’re
with core units developing knowledge in accounting, finance, economics          8         +        4           +        4           =       16                                                                                                                          passionate about, whatever that may be.’
for managers, business process management, business communication for
managers, and business strategy and analysis. You’ll also complete units,    Core units       Specialisation       Elective units       Credit points
                                                                                                  units
which will lead to the completion of a specialisation of your choice.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bruce Kaider
Learning through classes, conferences, group work and debates among          Core units                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Commerce graduate
students, graduates will possess highly developed computer and technology    Accounting                                                                                                                                                                               Founder/Director, One Management Group and Consulting
skills for employees in today’s commerce and related industries.             Business Process Management^
                                                                             Business Communication for Managers
Specialisations                                                              Building Success in Commerce
•   Accounting                                                               Finance
                                                                             Economics for Managers
•   Arts and cultural management
•   Business analytics                                                       Plus 2 credit points from:
•   eBusiness and social media strategies                                    Governance and Fraud
                                                                             Critical Thinking for Managers
•   Finance
                                                                             Ethics for Managers
•   Financial planning
                                                                             Foundation Skills in Data Analysis^
•   Information systems
                                                                             Sustainable Environmental Marketing
•   International trade and business
                                                                             which may also include one unit from:
•   Marketing
                                                                             Business Practicum
•   Project management                                                       Integrated Reporting and Value Creation
•   Public sector studies                                                    Team Internship

Pathways
                                                                             Work Based Learning                                                                              Master of Professional Practice (Leadership)                                    Related course
                                                                             ^ Start Anytime unit. See page 2 for information.                                                M797    C   2–2.5 T1, T2, T3
• Graduate Certificate of Commerce       0.5

• Graduate Diploma of Commerce 1                                             Specialisation and elective units                                                                The Master of Professional Practice (Leadership) recognises the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Graduate Certificate of Corporate Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              M507   C   B   0.5 T1, T2, T3
                                                                             For information on specialisations and elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/               capabilities displayed by pivotal leaders, through integration of
                                                                             master-commerce.                                                                                 theoretical investigation and professional practice, within this                This course covers a range of topics relating to aspects of organisational
                                                                                                                                                                              specialist program. Learn to drive results while engaging others                management and the development of core capabilities crucial to
                                                                                                                                                                              in the journey and transforming an organisation to deal with                    business leadership.
     Cloud mentor                                                                                                                                                             technology disruption, changing customer needs and turbulent
                                                                                                                                                                              external environments. The emphasis for this program is on                      Visit deakin.edu.au/course/graduate-certificate-corporate-management
                                                                                                                                                                              developing relevant skills, contemporary knowledge, and real                    for more information.
     The Cloud Mentor Program provides Deakin Business
     School students with real-time support, with a range of                                                                                                                  experience, to develop the business leaders of tomorrow.
     resources to support an effective learning environment                                                                                                                   Pathway
     and allow students to stay connected.
                                                                                                                                                                              Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Leadership)          1–1.5

     For more information please visit blogs.deakin.edu.au/
     buslawmentorblog/weconnect.                                                                                                                                              Course structure
                                                                                                                                                                              Core units
                                                                                                                                                                              Leadership Practice with Impact
                                                                                                                                                                              Leadership Challenges

                                                                                                                                                                                  Credentials
                                                                                                                                                                                  Students must complete 10 Professional Practice credentials. Successful
                                                                                                                                                                                  attainment of Professional Practice credentials is based on evidence
                                                                                                                                                                                  provided from professional practice, hence recognition through authentic
                                                                                                                                                                                  learning experiences. All professional practice credentials are linked to
                                                                                                                                                                                  the Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes and will be assessed within
                                                                                                                                                                                  the context of the business and leadership discipline. The credentials
                                                                                                                                                                                  may be attempted separately or simultaneously and are assessed
                                                                                                                                                                                  by an assessment panel that includes both academic and industry
                                                                                                                                                                                  representatives.

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Business analytics
                                                                                                                              Deakin code M701                   Cloud Campus     C
                                                                                                                   Course duration in years 3       Melbourne Burwood Campus      B
                                                                                                                                 Trimester  T        Geelong Waterfront Campus    WF
                                                                                                                                                   Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus     WP
                                                                                                                                                          Warrnambool Campus      WB

                                                                                                                                                                                       ‘Now I fully understand (and sometimes challenge)

and information                                                                                                                                                                         the technical staff working on a project, to ensure
                                                                                                                                                                                        we build the right systems and implement them in

systems
                                                                                                                                                                                        the most efficient way.’

                                                                                                                                                                                       Kiley Christensen
                                                                                                                                                                                       Master of Information Systems graduate
                                                                                                                                                                                       Project specialist – finance, Alfred Health

Master of Business Analytics                           M761   C   B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3   Master of Information Systems                            M722     C   B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3

The first business analytics course in Australia accredited by the Australian            New technologies and the accumulation of data have made information
Computer Society (ACS), this program is offered in collaboration with                    systems a key driver in business. Accredited by the Australian Computer
industry and a significant part of it is taught by on-the-ground, industry               Society (ACS), this course has been developed to address the demand for
professionals. It introduces a range of internationally recognised business              specialists who understand the strategic use of information in the business
intelligence and analytics tools and provides you with the skills for the                context. The course provides specialist skills in business-oriented principles
thriving business analytics profession. With a strong practical focus, you               and practices of information systems. It focuses on the strategic use of
will have access to analytics certification programs by market leaders IBM,              information in a business and policy context, supported by a sound technical
SAS and Microsoft.                                                                       understanding and capability in specific areas of information systems via a
                                                                                         specialisation in business analytics.
Pathway
• Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics               1                                 Pathways
                                                                                         • Graduate Certificate of Information Systems              1 PT

Course structure                                                                         • Graduate Diploma of Information Systems 1
12 core units and four elective units totalling 16 credit points.
                                                                                         Course structure
                                                                                         11 core units and five elective units totalling 16 credit points.
   12         +        4           =       16
Core units        Elective units       Credit points                                        11        +        5           =       16
Core units                                                                               Core units       Elective units       Credit points                                           Master of Commerce                                            Master of Business                                            Master of Business
Business Intelligence                                                                                                                                                                  M755    C    B   1.5–2 T1, T2, T3                             Administration M701 C                    B   1.5 T1, T2, T3   Administration (International)
Database and Information Retrieval                                                       Core units                                                                                                                                                                                                                M751    C    B   2 T1, T2, T3
Decision Analytics in Practice                                                           Academic Induction for Postgraduate Information Systems (0 credit points)
                                                                                                                                                                                       This degree is for those looking for their first              If you have at least three years managerial
Decision Modelling for Business Analytics                                                Analysing the Impact of Digital Business                                                      qualification in business with a specialisation               or professional work experience, this degree                  Are you a high-performing graduate who needs
Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation                                                  Business Intelligence                                                                         in business analytics, information systems                    provides you with the in-depth, integrated                    more industry experience? This degree offers
Foundation Skills in Data Analysis^                                                      Business Process Management                                                                   or eBusiness and social media strategies. By                  business knowledge of Deakin’s highly ranked                  you valuable hands-on experience as part of
Machine Learning                                                                         Business Requirements Analysis                                                                choosing appropriate units you may also satisfy               MBA while specialising in the growth areas of                 Deakin’s world-class MBA. By specialising in
Marketing Analytics                                                                      eBusiness Strategies                                                                          the professional recognition requirements of                  business analytics, eBusiness and supply chain                eBusiness and supply chain management,
Predictive Analytics                                                                     Enterprise Information Management                                                             the Australian Computer Society (ACS).                        management.                                                   or eBusiness and social media and mobile
Real World Analytics                                                                     Foundation Skills in Data Analysis^                                                                                                                                                                                       strategies, this program provides in-depth
Value of Information                                                                     Information Systems in Practice                                                               Related specialisations                                       Related specialisations                                       business knowledge and practical experience
Security and Privacy Issues in Analytics                                                 Project Management                                                                            • Business analytics                                          • Business analytics                                          with skills that are essential in a digitally
                                                                                         Supply Chain Management and Logistics                                                         • Information systems                                         • eBusiness and supply chain management
Elective units                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     driven economy.
                                                                                         Value of Information
For information on elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/                                                                                                                         • eBusiness and social media strategies
master-business-analytics.                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Course structure                                              Related specialisations
                                                                                         Elective units
^ Start Anytime unit. See page 2 for information.                                        For information on specialisation elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                                                                                                                       Course structure                                              Eight core units and four elective units                      • eBusiness and supply chain management
                                                                                         master-information-systems.                                                                   Eight core units, four elective units and four                totalling 12 credit points.                                   • Social media and mobile strategies
                                                                                         ^ Start Anytime unit. See page 2 for information.                                             specialisation units totalling 16 credit points.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Course structure
                                                                                         PT = Part time
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        8         +        4           =       12                  12 core units and four elective units
                                                                                                                                                                                           8        +          4           +        4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Core units       Elective units       Credit points
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   totalling 16 credit points.

                                                                                                                                                                                       Core units        Elective units        Specialisation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   units             For information on core units, specialisations                   12         +        4           =       16
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                                                                                                                                    =         16                                     master-business-administration.                               Core units        Elective units       Credit points

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     See also page 11.
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Credit points                                                                                             For information on core units, specialisations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and elective units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   international-master-business-administration.
                                                                                                                                                                                       For information on core units, specialisations and elective
                                                                                                                                                                                       units, visit deakin.edu.au/course/master-commerce.                                                                          See also page 17.
                                                                                                                                                                                       See also page 12.
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